There are two types of questions that can be on exams. Both of these questions are scored differently on exams. A Multiple Choice question can only have onecorrect answer out of all potential answers. If you select the correct answer, you get the associated marks for that question. If you select any of the other incorrect answer, you do not get the associated marks for the question.
A Multiple Choice question is shown in the image below.
A Multiple Response question is graded based on the selected and unselected answers. Credit is awarded for each correct response. A correct response is selecting an answer that should be selected or declining to select an answer that should not be selected. [ Marks Awarded = Marks Available * (Responses Correct / Responses Available) ]. A Multiple Response question is shown in the image below.